As SA stumbles into a harder lockdown and the Delta variant gets stuck in, there is a bitter symmetry in the fact that Zweli Mkhize hasn’t resigned while the rest of us have.

Certainly, in the enervating despair that has settled over this country like a cold fog, I doubt many people are going to pay much attention to the fact that Wednesday is the day by which, the state promised us in May, 5-million South Africans would be vaccinated...

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